David Tennant is brilliant as The Escape Artist spooks viewers – the Twitter reaction

Who needs to go trick or treating when you can spend an evening watching the former Doctor's spine-tingling new courtroom drama? Here's what Ewan McGregor and more in the twittersphere had to say...


David Tennant returned to our screens last night as defence barrister Will Burton in new legal thriller The Escape Artist. Burton lived up to his nickname by helping a serial killer evade prison, but then ruffled his client’s feathers by refusing to shake his hand. 


Never ruffle a serial killer’s feathers. They will seek vicious, terrifying revenge. 

On the plus side, that will elicit a great performance from David Tennant.

Swings and roundabouts then, as Twitter users – including fellow actor Ewan McGregor – discovered…